Search DubaiPRNetwork.com

Home >> Entertainment

Dan Martin Returns to the Road to Lead UAE Team Emirates at the Criterium Du Dauphine

Dan Martin Returns to the Road to Lead UAE Team Emirates at the Criterium Du Dauphine

Saturday, June 8, 2019/ Editor -  

Share

Home >> Entertainment

Dubai, United Arab Emirates - 08 June 2019:  As the fans of UAE Team Emirates count down the days until the Tour du France, the team has been busy assembling a solid squad of riders to support their General Classification hopeful Dan Martin at the Criterium du Dauphine (9 - 16 June). 
 
Often considered as the ultimate preparation for the Tour, the eight-stage race will see the team take on two tough days of climbing in the mountains, three hilly days of rolling terrain and classified climbs, two flatter stages that are set up for the sprinters and a 26.1km Individual Time Trial. 
 
The Team:
– Daniel Martin (Irl)
– Vegard Stake Laengen (Nor)
– Cristian Muñoz (Col)
– Simone Petilli (Ita)
– Edward Ravasi (Ita)
– Rory Sutherland (Aus)
– Oliviero Troia (Ita)
 
Ahead of the race, Martin commented: 'The Dauphine is a race I always enjoy. Racing on the French roads against a high level of competition is the perfect preparation for the Tour de France. Training has gone well and I feel good although I’m not sure on my expectations having not raced since Liege. It is always an unknown how the first race back will go but the aim is to get a good week of racing in the legs and to continue building towards July. I’ve performed well in the last few years at the race so am aiming to enjoy the race and hope the legs are there to be aggressive at some point in the week”. 
 


Previous in Entertainment

Next in Entertainment


Home >> Entertainment Section

Latest Press Release

Increasing Use of Screen-Time Causing Eye Problems in UAE Students

ATM Virtual Panel Advises Hoteliers not to Drop Room Rates, but to Focus on Sani ...

Dubai's Contemporary Art Institution Jameel Arts Centre re-opens to the Public

Abu Dhabi Exports Office and Sharjah Chamber of Commerce and Industry Partnershi ...

Dubai Chamber Analysis Examines Changing Consumer Behaviours in Covid-19 Era

The Ultimate At-Home Facial

Abdulla Al Ghurair Foundation for Education and Sawiris Foundation for Social De ...

Honeywell Announces Opening of Gas Detector Factory in Saudi Arabia

Electrocardiogram Monitoring Cleared for Galaxy Watch Active2 by South Korea's M ...

Dubai International Financial Centre Companies to Benefit from Master Employee H ...

‘America's Favourite Teacher' Stephen Ritz Outlines His Urban Farming Vision in ...

REPORT: Consumers See Tech Innovation as Critical for Future Sustainability

Urgent Implementation of ICAO COVID-19 Guidelines Needed

Kleindienst Group's Floating Seahorse Villas Are Setting Sail to Welcome Guests ...

Environmental Conservation an Increasing Concern for UAE Residents Ahead of Worl ...

The Legend Continues: Xiaomi Unveils Redmi Note 9 Pro and Redmi Note 9

Karl Lagerfeld Summer 2020 Off Duty Dressing

GEMS Education schools and students celebrate success at prestigious Sharjah Awa ...

A Taste of Tradition

How to Improve Your Sleep Routine When Working From Home